Police & Fire

Posted: Thursday, January 06, 2005

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Domestic disputes:

• Police arrested a man, 30, on a charge of domestic-violence assault at 7:06 p.m. Tuesday in Douglas. They lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

• Police arrested a man, 55, on a charge of domestic-violence assault at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday in Douglas. They lodged him at the state prison.


• At 7:32 p.m. Tuesday, a cellular telephone was reported stolen in the 1800 block of Shell Simmons Drive near the airport.

Vehicle accidents:

• Police cited a man, 39, on a speeding charge after a single-vehicle accident at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. The man reportedly was driving a 1985 Porsche that slid off Glacier Highway in the 1400 block near downtown, hitting a stair rail. Damage was estimated at $2,000 to the Porsche. Minimal damage was reported to the stairwell.

Lost property:

• At 10:52 a.m. Wednesday, a woman reported losing a hand-carved silver Native bracelet valued at $300.


• Capital City Fire and Rescue officials reported a small electrical fire in a state Department of Transportation plow truck, at 5:15 a.m. Wednesday on Thane Road. The driver attempted to extinguish it with no success, but a second DOT driver put out the fire with a hand-held extinguisher.

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